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    • Monocot and dicot weed control with mixtures of quizalofop and florpyrauxifen-benzyl in the Provisia™ rice system 

      Sanders, Tameka LaShea (Department of Plant and Soil SciencesCollege of Agriculture and Life SciencesDelta Research and Extension CenterOffice of the Graduate School, 2019)
      Quizalofop and florpyrauxifen-benzyl are both new herbicides for rice in the midsouthern U.S. Quizalofop is only effective for control of monocot weed species; therefore, mixtures of florpyrauxifen-benzyl with quizalofop ...
    • Examining the Rural Brain Drain: Can Community Colleges Plug the Drain? 

      Oswalt, Katie Laurel West (Department of Educational LeadershipCollege of Education, 2019)
      The rural brain drain, an event wherein a rural locale’s educated youth out-migrates, is speculated to be the root cause of nonmetropolitan human capital exhaustion. This study promotes the speculation that community ...
    • Influence of pH on bile sensitivity among various strains of Listeria monocytogenes under aerobic and anaerobic· conditions 

      Rands, Gabrielle; White, Sally J. (Mississippi State UniversityJudy and Bobby Shackouls Honors CollegeDepartment of Biological SciencesJudy and Bobby Shackouls Honors CollegeCollege of Arts and SciencesHonors Office of Undergraduate Research, 2017)
      Listeria monocytogenes is a bacterium that causes the food-borne disease listeriosis and survives the body's natural defenses within the digestive tract, including the acidic conditions and bile. Limited information is ...
    • Measurement of Material Thickness Using X-ray Attenuation 

      Travis, Holly; Gaerlan, Oliver Mikhail H. (Mississippi State UniversityJudy and Bobby Shackouls Honors CollegeDepartment of Physics and AstronomyJudy and Bobby Shackouls Honors CollegeCollege of Arts and SciencesHonors Office of Undergraduate Research, 2017)
      The experiment will measure the thickness of a thin aluminum foil by sending a beam of x-rays through the foil. The thickness of the foil is related to the difference in the intensity of x-rays that pass through the aluminum ...
    • Out of Place: Stories 

      Parker III, Zane D.; Beckwith, Molly (Mississippi State UniversityJudy and Bobby Shackouls Honors CollegeDepartment of EnglishJudy and Bobby Shackouls Honors CollegeCollege of Arts and SciencesHonors Office of Undergraduate Research, 2017)
    • Media Multitasking in Relation to Cognition and Socioemotional Well-being: A Literature Review 

      May, Kaitlyn; May, Kaitlyn (Mississippi State UniversityJudy and Bobby Shackouls Honors CollegeJudy and Bobby Shackouls Honors CollegeHonors Office of Undergraduate Research, 2017)
      With the rapid expansion of media use by children and adults, media multitasking (engaging in more than one media activity at a time) has rapidly become a lifestyle for American youth (Roberts, Foehr, & Rideout, 2005). The ...
    • Decoding the contents of working memory using EEG provides evidence for the sensory recruitment hypothesis 

      Laudadio, Tony; Brungung, Allison (Mississippi State UniversityJudy and Bobby Shackouls Honors CollegeDepartment of PsychologyJudy and Bobby Shackouls Honors CollegeCollege of Arts and SciencesHonors Office of Undergraduate Research, 2017)
      Recent fMRI studies have shown that the contents of visual working memory can be decoded from early visual areas, including V1. This result has been interpreted as support for the sensory recruitment hypothesis: the idea ...
    • Why do we laugh when we should cry?...ls it only here in this sad island?: Gender, Affect, and Empire in Rhys's Wide Sargasso Sea and Johnston's Fool's Sanctuary 

      Johnson, Ariel; Dennis, Kylie (Mississippi State UniversityJudy and Bobby Shackouls Honors CollegeDepartment of EnglishJudy and Bobby Shackouls Honors CollegeCollege of Arts and SciencesHonors Office of Undergraduate Research, 2017)
      British colonial literature has produced no shortage of the silent woman: she has surfaced in a variety of disguises as the domestic wife, the colonial woman, and the mysterious, exoticized other. For contemporary women ...
    • A Novel Spin-Light Polarimeter for the Electron Ion Collider 

      Hargrove, Shaquela; Mohanmurthy, Prajwal (Mississippi State UniversityJudy and Bobby Shackouls Honors CollegeDepartment of Physics and AstronomyJudy and Bobby Shackouls Honors CollegeCollege of Arts and SciencesHonors Office of Undergraduate Research, 2017)
      A novel precision polarimeter will go a long way in satisfying the requirements of the precision experiments being planned for a future facility such as the Electron Ion Collider. A polarimeter based on the asymmetry in ...
    • Factors impacting retention among African American students at Mississippi State University 

      Fitchie, Theresa; Johnson, Ariel (Mississippi State UniversityJudy and Bobby Shackouls Honors CollegeDepartment of Anthropology and Middle Eastern CulturesJudy and Bobby Shackouls Honors CollegeCollege of Arts and SciencesHonors Office of Undergraduate Research, 2017)
      African American retention is low at the college level, especially at Predominantly White Institutions. Factors such as resources, support systems, aggressions, and racism impact African American enrollment and graduation. ...
    • The Impact of Public Defense Spending and Caseload on Jury Trial Rates 

      Cuny, Zachary G.; Travis, Holly (Mississippi State UniversityJudy and Bobby Shackouls Honors CollegeJudy and Bobby Shackouls Honors CollegeHonors Office of Undergraduate Research, 2017)
    • Corporate Social Responsibility and Effective Tax Rates: Higher Ratings, Lower Rates 

      Buchanan, A. Zachary; Parker III, Zane D. (Mississippi State UniversityJudy and Bobby Shackouls Honors CollegeRichard C. Adkerson School of AccountancyJudy and Bobby Shackouls Honors CollegeCollege of BusinessHonors Office of Undergraduate Research, 2017)
      In recent years, it has become popular for firms to engage in socially responsible and ethical activities, whether through charitable donations or fair business and employment policy. However, perhaps never before in the ...
    • "Make Margaret Atwood Fiction Again:" Burke's Perspective by Incongruity and the Shifting Image of the Handmaid 

      Brungung, Allison; Hydrick, Morgan (Mississippi State UniversityJudy and Bobby Shackouls Honors CollegeDepartment of CommunicationDepartment of EnglishJudy and Bobby Shackouls Honors CollegeCollege of Arts and SciencesHonors Office of Undergraduate Research, 2017)
      Margaret Atwood's novel The Handmaid's Tale has been a source of inspiration and warning for readers since the 1980s. However, the novel itself never garnered the kind of attention Bruce Miller's Hulu adaptation has. In ...
    • Faunal Abundance 

      Sparks, Eric; Sparks, Eric (Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and AquacultureCollege of Arts and SciencesCoastal Research and Extension Center, 2019)
    • Spartina alterniflora_RTK Polygon Data 

      Sparks, Eric; Sparks, Eric (Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and AquacultureCollege of Arts and SciencesCoastal Research and Extension Center, 2019)
    • Spartina alterniflora_Stem Heights 

      Sparks, Eric; Sparks, Eric (Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and AquacultureCollege of Arts and SciencesCoastal Research and Extension Center, 2019)
    • Spartina alterniflora_Patch Data 

      Sparks, Eric; Sparks, Eric (Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and AquacultureCollege of Arts and SciencesCoastal Research and Extension Center, 2019)
    • Spartina alterniflora_Biomass 

      Sparks, Eric; Sparks, Eric (Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and AquacultureCollege of Arts and SciencesCoastal Research and Extension Center, 2019)
    • Spartina alterniflora_Biomass Regression Data 

      Sparks, Eric; Sparks, Eric (Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and AquacultureCollege of Arts and SciencesCoastal Research and Extension Center, 2019)
    • Porewater Nutrients 

      Sparks, Eric; Sparks, Eric (Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and AquacultureCollege of Arts and SciencesCoastal Research and Extension Center, 2019)